The Farmer Network Member Benefits

Why become a Farmer Member?

What we offer:

Grassroots Newsletter
Weekly e-news update
New legislation & reforms
Regular grant & funding updates

Member networking events

To share ideas, gain expert help and advice.

Member training course

The Farmer Network is a LANTRA approved training provider. We organise local training courses at cost, saving time and money

Training Vouchers

£200 cash vouchers

Business Support

To reduce running costs and increase productivity and boost income.

Group Fuel

Over 4.7m litres of fuel ordered for members in the year to 31st August 2023.
Average savings per litre: - Red 1-2p, White 2-3p & Heating Oil 4-6p

Group Utilities

Farmer Network Energy Programme (Electricity) with Citrus Energy

Support young people entering the industry

Farming Ambition Programme - Support and funding to start a new farming related enterprise.
Training schemes to help young people find work.

Commercial Services - Member assistance with paperwork and regulations

Cross Check Service. Are you cross compliant?
Grant advice and application submission.
BPS & Stewardship
Planning Appraisals
Potential discounts on Soil Sampling and Nutrient Management Plan for your farm by a FACTS Qualified Advisor

Educating the public

Farm walks, Demonstrations, School visits.

Cost of Membership for Cumbria and The Yorkshire Dales

From 1st March 2024 Membership is £96 + VAT for annual payment by Direct Debit or £108 + VAT for annual payment by Paypal, cheque, BACS or card.

Cost of Membership for Northumberland

2024 Membership is £80 + VAT for annual payment by Direct Debit or £90 + VAT for annual payment by Paypal, cheque, BACS or card.

Contact Us to Become a Member

To become a Farmer Member and arrange payment by Direct Debit, card, cheque or BACS, please contact the Farmer Network Head office on 01768 868615.

Don't forget you can also sign up online and pay by Paypal.